Three Views of the Strait of Sunda
- Former Title(s):
An Album of sixteen Marine Views of Islands and Ports on the Voyage from England to China: Madiera South East Extremity
- Additional Title(s):
Verso: Sketch of a Man, Wearing a Conical Hat
- Part Of:
- Watercolor and pen and black ink on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
- Sheet: 4 1/8 × 10 7/16 inches (10.5 × 26.5 cm)
Inscribed in pen and black ink, upper center: "Strait of Sunda"; upper center: "[...] Island bearing NE. | [...]"; upper right: "mid channel [..] abreast of Princes Island"; center right: "SE. of Princes Island | trees"; lower right: "East [...] dist."
Signed and dated in pen and black ink, lower right: "HW Parish 1793"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Drawings & Watercolors
- Prints and Drawings
- Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Eleanor Hughes, Spreading Canvas : Eighteenth-Century British Marine Painting, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2016, p. 217, cat. 77, ND 1373.G74 S67 2016 (YCBA)